Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating letterpress, folded, and flat cards in iPhoto, part of Using iPhoto and Aperture Together.
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A really fun thing to do in iPhoto is create cards under the Create icon right over here.…And we have a couple different types we can make.…This is like having our own little print shop right here on our Mac.…So, I'm going to choose Card from Create and it actually brings us into a whole…different interface here.…There are three types of cards that we can make.…We can make a letterpress cards and those are the ones that are embossed and…Apple actually includes a cool little movie right here, you see this icon…right here where you can learn about the letterpress process and I encourage you to watch it.…
Its fun and aluminating all at the same time and those rarely go hand-in-hand.…And then, you can create the typical folded card, and you have many…categories to choose from.…For instance, you can do whimsical here and it will show you a different…template and then you can modify these templates.…You can play with them and just kind of get a feel in a nice, realtime preview…of how these things are going to look, and you can also create flat cards which…
In this course, photographer, author, and teacher Derrick Story shows key strategies for employing both iPhoto and Aperture in a digital photography workflow. The course begins with a look at the unified photo library format and managing your library with both applications.
Next, the course examines the professional-level image editing features in Aperture and details strategies for sharing photos through slideshows and print projects, guiding you to the best application for the job at hand. It concludes with lessons on exporting photos using Aperture, managing an iCloud Photo Stream, and backing up your library.
- Sharing libraries
- Importing and exporting photos
- Organizing your library
- Editing images
- Building slideshows
- Creating prints, cards, books, and calendars
- Archiving and back up your library